Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies

Feinberg School of Medicine

Public Health


Wieboldt Hall, 6th Floor

339 East Chicago Avenue

Chicago, IL 60611

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

New, four quarter accelerated MPH program for medical students and professionals combining daytime and evening classes with practical experiences in the field. Part-time, evening program in public health for health care professionals who wish to earn their degrees in public health while continuing in their usual daytime employment. Four year MD/MPH program for medical students at Feinberg School of Medicine with a commitment to public health. By taking 1 to 2 classes a week, students obtain their MPH degree in two to four years, or take classes full time and complete the degree in 12 months. Classes are held on Northwestern’s Chicago campus, MPH program faculty members are drawn from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Department of Preventive Medicine and many other departments of the Medical School (including Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, General Medicine, and the Institute of Health Services Research and Policy Studies) and the University (the Law School, the Kellogg School of Management, and the Department of Anthropology, among others). Additional faculty are public health practitioners in the community and around the world.


Accredited by the Council on Education in Public Health

International Student Requirements:

International students must submit TOEFL or IELTS scores unless the student has completed a four-year degree at an institution where the language of instruction is English.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 16

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $5,352 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 60160 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 60160 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Students in master's degree programs may qualify for federal or private loans. Graduate students should direct their financial aid eligibility questions to the Chicago Office of Financial Aid at 312-503-8722.

Locale: Midsize City

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